Hundreds queue for launch of iPad 2

HUNDREDS of customers queued outside Apple stores across the UK and around the globe as 25 countries welcomed the launch of the iPad 2.

E-lementary, my dear Watson, as Sherlock Holmes book goes digital

IT PROMISES the sounds of screams and the sight of blood spreading across the page.

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Can Apple's success continue without Steve Jobs?

AS ANALYSTS dialled in from across the United States to get the lowdown on Apple's latest blockbuster results on Tuesday, the unspoken question on everyone's mind was the latest health threat to Steve Jobs, who only the day before announced he would take his third round of medical leave since being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2004.

Erikka Askeland: Can stand-in Apple chief survive invasion of the Androids?

WHEN the smart phone wars come, which side will you be on? Personally, I love my iPhone with a slightly unseemly passion.

Apple plans to open first ever shop in the Capital

COMPUTER and gadget firm Apple is preparing to open its first store in Edinburgh.

Nokia looks to web skills to beat Apple

FINNISH mobile phone giant Nokia yesterday revealed it has bought US mobile analytics company Motally as it continues its battle with rival Apple.

Retail giant predicts festive cheer for Apple with top iPad sales

THE Apple iPad is already tipped to be the best-selling gadget this Christmas, according to the UK's largest electrical retailer.

Apple soars on sales success of new iPad

CONSUMER technology giant Apple has smashed Wall Street expectations after profits surged on strong demand for new products including the iPad.

Books may have to turn over new leaf for iPad generation

LONG novels with intricate plots may not survive in their current form as reading habits change in the electronic age, a leading academic has warned.

Tune in to Proclaimers iPhone app

WANT to walk 500 miles and walk 500 more? Then there's an app for that.

MPs are on call with new iPhone app

A NEW way for constituents to contact their MP was launched today with an iPhone app specially developed to promote digital democracy.

Latest iPhone breaks Apple sales records

Apple said today that it sold more than 1.7 million units of its new iPhone model in the first three days, making it the most successful product launch in the company's history.

Buyers finally get their hands on Apple's iPhone 4

IT IS the most sophisticated mobile phone yet, boasts the clearest display and unsurprisingly prompted thousands to queue overnight to get their hands on one.

Slurp'n'surf as iPads come to noodle bar

IT IS not exactly what you would expect to be served up with a bowl of noodles.

Energy-saving Mac Mini has UK launch

APPLE launched its energy-saving Mac Mini computer in the UK yesterday as the manufacturer aims to boost its environmental credentials.

Ian Rankin gets call to add voice to iPhone app

IT DOESN'T take a detective to follow Ian Rankin around Edinburgh but those who need a helping hand will soon be able to follow him on their phone.

Gadget review: Apple iPad

It's got a 9.7in LED backlit display with a full multi-touch interface. You can browse the internet, check your emails, watch movies, and download thousands of Apps. Of course I'm talking about the iPad – Apple's latest creation aiming to take the world by storm.

The iPad launch: iCame, iSaw, iConquered

DESPITE critical scepticism and glitches, Scotland went iPad mad yesterday, as tech fans across the country flocked to the shops to get their hands on Apple's latest device when it went on sale in the UK for the first time.

Apple fans queue overnight to get their hands on an iPad

MASSIVE queues formed outside Apple's flagship store today as hundreds vied to get their hands on the latest must-have gadget – the iPad.

Apple's global bite now bigger than old foe Microsoft's

FOR decades it has been the underdog in the world of computing, winning a loyal fanbase for its beautifully designed products but lagging behind its arch-rival in terms of cold, hard cash.

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